Wednesday 6 April 2011
MORE CHANGES TO THE MANUAL
Following the RFBAQ numerous requested alterations to the 2010 Brigade Manual, the following changes have now been implemented.
There were two requested changes to this section (a) that be expressed in plain English and (b) protection be afford to volunteers carrying out hazard reduction on their own properties.
Please reprint the PDF as the updated D1.3.1 for insertion in your Brigade Manual 2011-V0.02.
D1.3.1 Protection from Liability.
(a) The wording places in simple terms the protection afforded a volunteer
(b) Now provides protection for brigade personnel and equipment while carrying out hazard reduction activities on a Brigade volunteers property as long as it is an approved brigade activity. (Previously stated that no protection was provided as it was not deemed as an approved brigade activity)